The Yellow Turtle, Mumbai, by Prakriya Design Studio

The Yellow Turtle by Prakriya Design Studio received an honourable mention in the The little big loo Rethinking Public Toilets 2020 competition organised by Volume Zero Competitions.

Location: Gateway Of India, Mumbai, India

In India, people have been deprived of clean and accessible toilets in public spaces. The Gateway of India in Mumbai is a colonial monument of national importance situated at the southeastern tip of Mumbai along the Arabian Sea. Currently, it is a place for tourism, recreation and a major transit interchange which has a jetty to travel to Mandwa, Elephanta caves, Alibaug etc via the sea route. With the adjacent classical building of the Taj Mahal Hotel and other historical hotels, it is a precinct of rich architectural heritage. Tourists from across the world flock to this place to witness the heritage of colonial India.

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